November 23 is Free Park Friday
Governor Mark Dayton has announced that November 23 will be "Free Park Friday" in Minnesota.
Give To The Max Day
Thursday, November 15 is Give To The Max Day.
Anniversary of a First in History
The weekend of November 11 and 12, 1933 saw hundreds of National Guardsmen arrive in Owatonna.
Some Good Foods and Some Bad Foods For Diabetes
November is Diabetes Awareness Month
Toys For Tots Looking For Volunteer Shoppers
A reminder that the deadline to apply for Toys for Tots in order to get a Family to Family food card besides toys is this Wednesday, November 14
Ring A Ding Ding. Raise a Little Ching
The Steele County Salvation Army will have a kickoff on Friday, November 16 from 10-12PM at the store
OPU Names New Manager
The Owatonna Public Utilities Commission announces the appointment of Roger Warehime as Owatonna Public Utilities General Manager
Jostens To Be Sold
Both the Wall Street Journal and Minneapolis Tribune report the sale of Jostens by Newell to Platinum Equity for approximately 1.3 billion dollars.
Free Eats For Vets
Sunday, November 11 is Veterans Day.
Two Unwanted Animals Find Each Other
Among the five horses my daughter keeps at our place is Duke or Lil Dukie as we sometimes call him
My Goodness, There's A Lot Of Things I Haven't Done
I was poking around on the web and noticed that November 8 is National Cappuccino Day. Never had one and probably never will. I've never had an iced coffee either
The Future of Waseca's Economy
The city of Waseca has taken a few hits recently with the closing of QuadGraphics and Hy-Vee
48 Decorated Christmas Trees For You To View
The 28th Annual Festival of Trees will feature 48 beautifully decorated trees this Friday, November 16.
Sweeney Todd Auditions Start This Weekend
Sweeney Todd" The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is a play for mature audiences. Tryouts are scheduled for Sunday, November 11 and Monday, November 12 from 6-9PM at LTO.
Blooming Prairie Presents the Wizard of Oz
There was volleyball and now state football and somehow the time has been found for Blooming Prairie High School to present "The Wizard of Oz"
River Bend To Stay Open During Special Hunt
The Minnesota Firearms Deer season begins Saturday, November 3.
Meet Rachel's Light
Since the end of the Lily Sparrow House in Owatonna a number of individuals have felt there is a void that needs to be filled.
MnDOT Releases 10 Year Plan
Did you know that Minnesota has the fifth-largest road network in the country?
Surprise. These 3 Celebrities Were Pilots
November is Aviation History Month
Half A Dozen Offerings From The Historical Society
The Steele County Historical Society will observe History Work November 5-10 with activities scheduled during the 6 day observance.